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The Blockchain: Sorting Through Risk, Compliance and Innovation Potential

April 14, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Blockchain is a powerful yet widely misunderstood technology innovation that could profoundly affect how the financial sector operates in the near future. Banks should see Blockchain as not just a cost saving initiative, but an investment in emerging opportunities in a rapidly expanding financial service alternative.

William Mougayar will discuss why Blockchain is here to stay, and why the sector needs to embrace this new technology with innovative strategies and solutions. He will also share his predictions.

CRO’s and CTO’s, as well as anyone concerned with secure digital identity and governance as all are impacted by blockchain technology.

William Mougayar
Virtual Capital Ventures
William Mougayar is an entrepreneur, investor, blogger, advisor and mentor to startups and enterprises; focusing on blockchain technologies, decentralization and peer-to-peer models.
William is also the author of two new books, The Business Blockchain and Centerless. He is on the Board of Directors of OB1, a Board Advisor to the Ethereum Foundation, a member of OMERS Ventures Board of Advisors, an Advisory Board member to the Coin Center, and founder of Startup Management.

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April 14, 2016
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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